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Basis of Estimates Manual

Specifications and Estimates
2014 Basis of Estimates Manual



 

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BOE Chapters
Chapter Number Title Last Updated
Contents Table Of Contents 2-20-13
Introduction Introduction 2-20-13
Chapter 1 Updates, Registration 2-20-13
Chapter 2 Units of Measure: Abbreviations, Conversion Factors 2-20-13
Chapter 3 Alphabetical List 2-20-13
Chapter 4 NOTE: Blank, for future enhancement 2-20-13
Chapter 5 Contact Lists:
Coordination Team
Directory of Coordinators
Responsible Office
2-20-13
Chapter 6 Requesting Pay Items:
General
Opening Pay Items
Requesting New Items
Coordination Team - Generic Pay Items Developmental Pay Items (Trial Items)
2-20-13
Chapter 7 Design Tools
Quick Reference: Tech Spec or Plan Detail guide
2-20-13
Chapter 8 2013 with Comp Book

Chapter 8 2014 with Summary Boxes
Forms: CADD and Comp Book

Chapter 8 for Summary Boxes, as of February 25, 2014. Updates will be posted as additional information/clarification is available.
2-25-14
Chapter 9 Webgate, TRNS∙PORT, and  Designer Web Pages
See Training page for "Helpful Hints" handouts
2-20-13
Chapter 10  Formatting Pay Items 2-20-13
Chapter 11 Items 000 through 199
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-06 Crash Cushions
Quick Reference: Roadway Design Bulletin 14-06 Barrier Delineators on Temp Barrier Wall
4-9-14
Chapter 12 Items 200 through 299 12-16-13
Chapter 13 Items 300 through 399
12-16-13
Chapter 14 Items 400 through 499
12-16-13
Chapter 15 Items 500 through 599
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-07 Sidewalk, Curb Ramps, and Detectable Warnings
Quick Reference: Guardrail Payment for Estimates Bulletin 12-02 Guardrail Payment
Quick Reference: Roadway Design Bulletin 13-01: Crash Cushion Details
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-06 Crash Cushions
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-03 Landscape and Related Work
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-10 Landscape
Quick Reference: Roadway Design Bulletin 14-01 W-Beam Guardrail...
2-25-14
Chapter 16 Items 600 through 699
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-08 Midblock Crossing
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-12 Intersection Control Beacon
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-13 Pedestrian Detectors
4-9-14
Chapter 17 Items 700 through 799
Quick Reference: Estimates Bulletin 13-11 Highway Signing
Quick Reference: Roadway Bulletin 13-12 External Sign Lighting on Overhead Signs
4-9-14
Chapter 18 Items 800 through 899 12-16-13
Chapter 19 Items 900 through 999 12-16-13
Chapter 20 Items 1000 through 1999
12-16-13
Master Pay Item List Master Pay Item List is available in various formats at: http://www.dot.state.fl.us/specificationsoffice/Estimates/BasisofEstimates/Default.shtm#Master automatic monthly updates, or on demand through Webgate
Cover and Dividers Cover and Section Dividers, 2012 Edition 3-19-12
Note: The Basis of Estimates is a design tool. It is not a contract document. All requirements, measurement, and payment details need to be included in the contract documents: plans, design standards, and/or specifications. Refer to the Introduction and Chapter 6 for additional information regarding the use of the BOE and specific pay item details.
 

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BOE Appendix
BOE Archive The BOE Archive web page has selected past editions. Please read the notice at the top of the Archive web page.
Estimates Bulletins Current Estimates Bulletins are located at http://www.dot.state.fl.us/Specificationsoffice/Estimates/EstimatesBulletins/Default.shtm
Obsolete Structure Obsolete Structure in .pdf format (900+ pages, 3.6 MB) as of July 2, 2012
Contact the Basis of Estimates Coordinator for additional history, and/or to request use of obsolete items.
Presentation Pay Item Structure notes in .pdf format
A presentation about why/how pay item structures are reviewed. Read the "speaker notes" for additional information.
Details and Structure Details and Structure: Chapters 11-20 only, updated January 22, 2013 (780+ pages, 4.4 MB)
Recent Changes Revisions to Pay Items, brief summary since January 2013
BOE Training The BOE Training page provides course description and upcoming training dates. For other Estimates Support Training, visit the Estimates Training page.
LRE Averages LRE Multi-Year Averages in Excel format. Note: This file is for general information only. Please use current reports, or contact the BOE or LRE Coordinator for specific requests.